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Patch up a fan hole

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So I screwed up a fan hole cut on my lian-li's internals... is there a preferred way to seal the hole? Putty/Epoxy/Bondo perhaps?

Do refer to the photo below - the hole on the right side of the A&W can (the incomplete circle):

Edited by subnet - 7/24/11 at 6:04pm
post #2 of 3
Depending on the case material, you could weld, braze, or durafix in some sheet metal to fill the hole. If you have to go with bondo, they have a self-adhesive mesh that you can stick on giving you some structure for the bondo to adhere to.
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Hi,

Aluminum sheet available cheap in alot of different thickness
and pop rivets.

Can polish or Sand and paint.

Clean looking.

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